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Nov 29, 2012 6:00pm PST
, some say it is time for the federal government to step in and take the reins of the police department. >> they need to come today. today. not safe for nobody. nobody. when it comes to females getting killed, that's when you know people ain't got a heart out here. >> our government is worried about terrorism. what about terrorism in our own neighborhood? >> reporter: it is still a mystery what led to the girls' killings and who is responsible. but those who knew and loved them are devastated. and want answers. >> all i know is whoever did this, i want justice for these little girls because nobody deserves this. >> i might look like trailer trash and you might think we're irrelevant but we aren't. you're messing with the wrong girl. >>> new tonight at 6:00, fremont police cracking down on drugs and showing us their recent bust. investigators say a drug call -- drugs called bath salts and spice were being sold in two local shops. police seized the drugs and a raid in october at rocky smoke shom and monsters of rock smoke shop both in fremont. police arrested both store owners in that cas
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Nov 28, 2012 5:30pm PST
look like. >> reporter: it is one of the most popular government programs, but medicare now accounts for more than 13% of federal spending, and expected to grow at what many analysts call an unsustainable rate. so among the many options congress could consider to cut costs, slowly raise the eligibility age, and it would affect mr. and mrs. green, who live on any street, usa, both turning 65 next year will unlikely be affected, both still eligible for medicare coverage. but it could affect mr. and mrs. brown, who are only sixty. that could raise the number to sixty-five, and mr. and mrs. jackson, fifty-five, may not be eligible until they're sixty-six or older. but others say it would shift the costs to health care providers and private insurers. >> so as the private number pays more, the government saves money. but total costs rise. >> reporter: congresss could also change the means test, meaning seniors who earn more must pay more mrs. graham, for example, with income of less than 85,000 a year will pay a premium of 85 a month. her neighbors earning more than $85,000 a year, already
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Nov 29, 2012 4:00am PST
that approach include the government spending less money? >> we've put revenue on the table, as long as it's accompanied by serious spending cuts. >> reporter: white house negotiators are meeting with boehner and top republicans and democrats. executives from big companies heard the plan wednesday at the white house. at least one thinks there could be a deal here. >> if i were involved in a negotiation like this and everybody was purporting to be where they are, i would say that an agreement was reachable. >> i'm hopeful, but i wouldn't put me anywhere near optimistic. >> reporter: one conservative republican is now suggesting that while negotiations continue on whether the wealthy to pay more, congress should stop tax rates from going up on the middle class now. >> we're not going to raise taxes on those people, and i think we ought to go ahead and make that abundantly clear to everybody and take it out of the negotiation. >> reporter: bottom line, no deal yet. both sides are still talking. and both sides signaling that they're willing to give up something here to get this done and get it
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Nov 28, 2012 5:00pm PST
the government's standards. the british oil company is one of the largest u.s. government contractors. it holds the most leases in the gulf of mexico. that's where its deepwater horizon well exploded back in 2010, killing 11 people. bp recently agreed to pay $4 billion in fines and penalties for that disaster. >>> well, let's turn our attention now back to the weather. right now it's actually pretty beautiful for much of the bay area, but it's going to happen again. the bay area bracing for the next round of wet weather, with the first storm now passed, we made it through. >> so far so good. the bay area spent the morning monitoring conditions in the east and north bays. our jodi hernandez is live in court t corte madera where people are drying out. >> reporter: they are. we're here in corte madera where there is a big pile of sand where folks can come by and pick up sandbags if they choose to do so. while the series of storms is expected to pack a huge punch, we found folks taking it all in stride. crews in the north bay are busy clearing storm drains and sweeping streets after round one of th
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Nov 29, 2012 5:00pm PST
challenging the federal defense of marriage act. the federal law that prevents the federal government from recognizing the marriages of same sex couples, even in states where it's legal for them to get married. >> those who are fighting to keep marriage between a man and a woman in california believes the high court will hear their case. >> this is something that fundamentally belongs to the people and their elected representatives to decide what marriage means and whether we're going to experiment with changing it. >> california has been in an on and off again relationship with gay marriage. it was allowed on valentine's day 2004, soon after that, those who believed marriage should be between a man and a woman filed an appeal, sending gay marriage rights all the way to the supreme court. >> even if they deny in the prop 8 case, that doesn't mean the next day you can do gay marriage in san francisco. what it means is the case has to be returned back to the ninth circuit. the ninth circuit has to return it back to the district court. >> reporter: tom and jeff say they're optimistic. >> for
NBC
Nov 29, 2012 6:00am PST
the british government released a scathing report into the phone hacking case. we'll take a look at who was affected coming up. >>> and a wild night for san francisco police officers who somehow escaped injuries after a wanted federal parolee slammed right into their patrol car. we'll tell you what happened next and how they caught him. >>> and from the red carpet to a jail cell. more bad news for lindsay lohan, behind bars overnight. we'll tell you what she's in for this time. we'll have that and more just ahead. >>> new this morning, a tense standoff as the san francisco s.w.a.t. team moves into a neighborhood putting it on lockdown overnight. this morning federal charged now facing a suspect who stood his ground for hours against police. the investigation just wrapping up now on holly park circle in san francisco's bernal heights neighborhood. christie smith is live outside the san francisco county jail with the explosive conclusion to it all. good morning. >> good morning to you. that's where that san francisco-year-old san francisco man is waking up in the county jail. he had just
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Nov 30, 2012 4:00am PST
the fight to government forces. >> we have been deeply involved in helping to stand them up, and we're going to carefully consider what more we can do. >> and on iran's nuclear ambitions, clinton says with the u.s. election over, now is the time to see if there's hope for negotiating in good faith. >> there is still a window of opportunity to reach some kind of resolution. >>> all right. back to main street u.s.a. yesterday in sandy stricken new jersey and new york a secret santa was handing out $100 bills. the anonymous missouri man sought out people who had been devastated by hurricane sandy. and while he plans to hand out $100,000 in total, he says it's not about the money, it's about committing random acts of kindness. which he surely did. >>> and speaking of random acts, this new york city police officer did something incredibly kind for a homeless veteran in need, and he did it when he thought no one else was looking. >> reporter: it was a moment of kindness captured in a photograph. an nypd officer helping an apparently homeless man. >> it was freezing, and the first thing i thought w
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Nov 29, 2012 5:00am PST
no and have threatened to withhold funding for the west bank government if the resolution passes. >>> a new study finds guantanamo bay detainees would be just fine in u.s. jails. senator dianne feinstein, who shares the senate intelligence committee, says the government report shows moving gitmo detainees to the u.s. would not hurt national security. u.s. prisons apparently hold 373 prisoners convicted of terrorism and there are no major problems. there are 166 detainees at guantanamo bay. >>> 5:21 right now. coming up, a brand new movie about the shooting of oscar grant about to debut at a major film festival. we'll tell you which oscar winner is slated to star in that flick. [ male announcer ] this december, remember -- ♪ you can stay in and like something... ♪ [ car alarm deactivates ] ♪ ...or you can get out there with your family and actually like something. ♪ the lexus december to remember sales event is on, offering some of our best values of the year. this is the pursuit of perfection. >>> welcome back, everybody, on this thursday morning. right now a live look spanning over
NBC
Nov 30, 2012 12:35am PST
.s. government will face at the end of 2012. the pudding in the -- [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: i still don't -- i still don't know. guys, we've got a big show. we have "twilight" star robert pattinson on the show tonight. [ cheers and applause ] calm down, ladies, or i will show that picture of karl rove one more time. [ laughter ] i'm threatening. everybody's really excited that robert pattinson is here. in fact, backstage, i asked him to sign a "twilight" poster for my niece. and her name is jimmy. [ laughter ] isn't that weird? [ applause ] and, finally, google just launched a new service called free zone that will help millions of people in developing countries get internet access. not to be confused with that other internet free zone -- when your neighbor forgets to put his password on his wi-fi. we have a great show tonight. give it up for the roots, everybody! [ cheers and applause ] ♪ [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: we have a fun show tonight. like i said, he is a great guy. he is one of the stars of the monster "twilight" franchise. robert pattinson is back on the program this
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Nov 29, 2012 4:30am PST
: republicans want to know does that approach include the government spending less money. >> we put revenue on the table as long as it's accompanied by serious spending cuts. >> reporter: white house negotiators are meeting with boehner and top republicans and democrats, executives from big companies heard the plan wednesday at the white house. at least one thinks there could be a deal here. >> if i were involved in negotiation like this and everybody was purporting to be where they are, i would say that an agreement is reachable. >> i'm hopeful but i wouldn't put me anywhere near optimistic. >> reporter: one conservative republican is suggesting while negotiations continue on whether the wealthy should pay more, congress should stop tax rates from going up on the middle class now. >> we're not going to raise taxes on those people and i think we ought to go ahead and make that abundantly clear to anybody and take them out of the negotiation. >> reporter: bottom line, no deal yet. both sides are still talking. tracie potts, nbc news, washington. >>> and a little bit of positive news coming o
NBC
Nov 29, 2012 11:00am PST
. >> reporter: republicans want to know if it includes the government spending less money. >> we put revenue on the table as long as it's accompanied by serious cuts. >> reporter: white house leaders are meeting with boehner and top republicans. at least one analyst thinks there could be a deal here. >> if i were involved in a negotiation like this and everybody was purporting to be where they are, i would say that an agreement was reachable. >> i'm hopeful but don't put me down anywhere near optimistic. >> reporter: one conservative republican is now suggesting while negotiations continue on whether the wealthy should pay more, congress should stop tax rates from going up on the middle class now. >> we're not going to raise taxes on those people. i think we ought to go ahead and make that abundantly clear to everybody and take them out of the negotiations. >> reporter: bottom line, no deal yet. both sides are still talking. and both sides signaling that they're willing to give up something to get this done and get it done on time. tracie potts, nbc news, washington. >>> on the international
NBC
Nov 30, 2012 5:00pm PST
families are displaced, people that have to work and stay at home with their kids. >> reporter: chris mcgovern says he almost had to stay at home from work because of the outages here. but he found a way to deal with it. >> we scrambled to all star rents and got two generators from them so we could do our job today. and everybody can continue working and try to get our client back into the house for christmas. >> reporter: people i talked to say they are just bracing for the next storm. reporting live in the marin headlands, i'm cheryl hurd, nbc bay area news. >> thank you, cheryl. >>> the dramatic weather made for a rough day at san francisco's ocean beach. the waves were big and choppy. not the kind preferred by surfers. meantime, portions of the great highway were shut down because of blowing sand and flooding. it was a busy day pour the tree trimmers from the parks department. this large tree fell on a pair of cars near the great highway and noriega. fortunately, neither car was severely damaged. right now on nbcbayarea.com, you can see some of the best images captures by our viewers. we'v
NBC
Nov 29, 2012 10:00pm PST
.s. stands at a historic juncture. the latest government data show the number of people in homeless families living in suburban and rural america rose nearly 60% during the depth of the great recession, an unprecedented surge. more than 1 million school children are now homeless, the most ever recorded. children like the kenard sisters, living a life of uncertainty and sometimes shame. >> the hardest part is people finding out. sometimes when we're on our way to school, we have to ride over in a church van and people can probably see that. >> reporter: what made you not want to tell everybody else? >> i don't want everybody to laugh at me. >> reporter: no one knew. you went to school every day, you played with your friends. >> uh-huh. >> reporter: then when they went home, what were you thinking? >> i was all happy for them because they had a house and i didn't. >> reporter: but she does have her precious birdhouse. why do you love it so much? >> because it reminds me of the old house. >> reporter: the kenards were typical of many families across country. working class people pursuing the am
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Dec 1, 2012 2:05am PST
it again. with the price of milk these days -- >> they say they are doing it as a protest to the government in england they feel is milking them. >> oh! it has a political meaning. >> it should certainly take off here in america. >> watch. and go. okay, with his suit on. that is so nasty. you know how bad you smell after that? >> probably the type of person to do that to begin with doesn't care how they smell. >> i don't know i'm just saying. excellent point, i thought it through. i thought it was funny nameless didn't want her little boy to do that, because she didn't want to clean it up. >> she's done it in the tub. >>> first lady michelle obama is showing off the christmas decorations at the white house to a bunch of war veterans and families and things, and it's always cool. they are showing off a 300-pound gingerbread replica of the white house, there's bo the dog. look at that. gingerbread likeness of the white house. >> so beautiful. >> amazing what they do. >> main attraction, of course, is the white house christmas tree. that thing is 18 1/2 feet high and is decorated by the childr
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Nov 29, 2012 7:00am PST
government, the list of people who claim they have had their privacy invaded is long. cell phone messages, allegedly hacked. >> the license that the tabloid press has had to steal british citizens' privacy for their commercial profit, very often vulnerable british citizen is a scandal. >> reporter: a scandal that led to this inquiry into the behavior of the british press. and to give evidence, harry porter author, jk rowling. >> such a sense of invasion. >> reporter: journalists even targeted the phone of a murdered 13-year-old school girl and kate mccann, grieving for her missing daughter. >> ultimately violated. you know, i had written these words at the most desperate time in my life. >> reporter: at the wake of the scandal, the mass selling news of the world newspaper shut shut down. its opener, rupert murdoch, appear ted inquiry. >> all i can do is apologize to a lot of people. >> reporter: murdoch also owns media companies, including fox news and 20th century fox, but today's report criticized a failure of management systems at the news of the world. other newspapers have failed too
NBC
Nov 30, 2012 6:00pm PST
reconnecting wires once again. >> reporter: contractor chris mcgovern say he almost had to stay home from work because of power outages here. instead he bought generators to finish his work today. >> i love it. i just wish it would be a little colder and i wish it didn't screw up my surfing so much. >> reporter: well, it's nice to know some people still have a sense of humor throughout all of this. the shoreline school district closed five of its schools, two closed in san elle sell mow. reporting live from the marin headlands, i'm sheryl hurd, nbc bay area news. >> as she memgsed, the lights have gone out for thousands of bay area residents, in the north bay 1500 are in the dark, 800 in the east bay, 400 on the peninsula and 680 in the santa cruz mountains. as of 5:00, there were 6200 customers in the dark from the bay area to the central coast. pg&e has crews working on all of those outages. >>> heavy rain on highway 4 might be to blame for an accident that seriously injured a child. the child was air h-lifted from the crash that involved several cars. the accident p happened ond westbound h
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Nov 30, 2012 10:00pm PST
government employees insunce compy, or geico...as most of you know members it.congress. ...i propose savings for everyone! i'm talking hundreds here... and furthermore.. newscaster:breaking news. the gecko is demanding free pudding. and political parties that are actual parties!? with cake! and presents! ah, that was good. too bad nobody could hear me. geico. fifteen minutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance. halloween murder of newspaper man kent heitl petered out almost as it began here this the very idea a murderer on the loose, pretty unsettling, said ryan ferguson's mother, leslie. >> when you live in a town and there's been a murder and they don't know who committed the murder, you're wondering, you know, is this person still out there? >> reporter: but as one halloween gave way to the next, life got back to normal, for the teenagers, anyway. >> it was completely disconnected from my life. it had absolutely nothing to do with anything i knew or anyone i knew. >> reporter: ryan ferguson and chuck erickson finished high school and moved on. ryan to college in kansa
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Nov 30, 2012 7:00am PST
anti-government protesters. it was passed without participation of liberal and christian members. human rights experts fear it could give muslim clerics influence over legislation and restrict freedom of speech and women's rights. >>> a spokesman says former president george h.w. bush should be able to leave the hospital by the weekend. he has been hospitalized for complications from bronchitis. >>> last day of trading for november. what's moving the markets? good morning, kayla. >> the stocks are following the fiscal cliff and the market dove yesterday on comments from house speaker john boehner. data released yesterday showed economic growth in the u.s. is still weak. consumers and businesses alike are putting a hold on spending. natalie? >> thank you. >>> and a grade school in south lina has shed new light on how to take a class photo. they didn't just stick the short kids in front, call kids in the back. each child wore a specific color, formed an amazing image of a light house. all part of the annual cultural week at beach hill elementary. great job, kids. that's fantastic. >>> it
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